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[2/2/2014] Hiroshima Carp News and Notes

by on Feb.03, 2014 @ 4:51 am, under NPB

Bullpen Sessions / Batting Practice

February 2

  • 1st round draft pick Daichi Osera - thirty-one pitches to squatting catcher; including three curves; Yuta Shirahama caught the sessions; umpires called balls and strikes
  • 2nd round draft pick Allen Kuri - thirty pitches; Yoshiyuki Ishihara caught the session
  • 4th round draft pick Keita Nishihara - thirty-one pitches

Source: Sponichi 2/2/2014, Sports Hochi 2/2/2014, Daily Sports 2/2/2015

February 1

  • Yusuke Nomura - thirty-eight pitches to squatting catcher

Source: Daily Sports 2/2/2014


Three players cut practices short on Sunday: Ryuhei Matsuyama hurt his left hamstring while running the bases; Rainel Rosario felt discomfort in his left hip; and Tsubasa Aizawa felt something in his left eye and was diagnosed with floaters.

Source: Sanspo 2/2/2014


Former Carp Tomonori Maeda visiting Ichi-gun camp in Nichinan on Sunday.

Source: Nikkan Sports 2/2/2014

The Saiki Kakujo High School baseball team visited Nichinan camp on Sunday.  The student left their school at 5:30am and arrived at camp four hours later.

Kenjiro Nomura is a graduate of Saiki Kakujo.

Source: Sponichi 2/2/2014